Join the Detroit Police Department , you must pass a Pre-Employment Test Called M.C.O.L.E.S
This information is via The City of Detroit Police Dept :
In order to proceed in the hiring process with the
Detroit Police Department, you are required to pass the
Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards
(M.C.O.L.E.S.) Pre-employment Test.
The test consists of 120 multiple choice questions.
Half of the questions measure writing skills and half
measure reading comprehension. The test measures
skills required both in training and on-the-job.
There is a $62.00 fee for the M.C.O.L.E.S. Preemployment
Test. You may register for the test by:
1. Visiting the http://www.MCOLES.org website and scheduling
the test. A debit or credit card is required for
this method of registration.
2. If you do not have a debit or credit card, contact
Performance Based Selection (PBS) directly to make
payment arrangements at 1-877-422-4092.